Overview Description

Records relating to a conviction for purchasing or possessing alcohol under age 21 can be expunged by the court one year after sentence completion. Miss. Code Ann. § 67-3-70(6).
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Ineligible Category or Citation

This provision applies only to underage alcohol offenses. Miss. Code Ann. § 67-3-70(6).

Procedure General

The petition must be filed in court. For the specific procedure, see Miss. Code Ann. § 67-3-70.

 

Fees

There is no statutory language regarding fees.

Effect

All official records relating to the arrest, trial, finding or plea of guilty, and dismissal and discharge are expunged. Miss. Code Ann. § 67-3-70(6).

 

Waiting Periods

The petition can be filed one year after sentence completion.

 

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